Could Pradaxa cause Haemorrhoids - from FDA reports
Haemorrhoids is found among people who take Pradaxa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 51,291 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA. Among them, 218 have Haemorrhoids. Find out below who they are, when they have Haemorrhoids and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 51,943 users)
Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, acne, osteopenia (latest reports from 16,550 Haemorrhoids patients).
On Dec, 29, 2016
51,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 218 people (0.43%) have Haemorrhoids
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Haemorrhoids *:
- < 1 month: 44.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.92 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 58.17 %
- male: 41.83 %
Age of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.59 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 1.76 %
- 50-59: 5.88 %
- 60+: 91.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (157 people, 72.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (43 people, 19.72%)
- Stroke (16 people, 7.34%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 6.88%)
- Arrhythmias (13 people, 5.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (21 people, 9.63%)
- Lasix (19 people, 8.72%)
- Synthroid (16 people, 7.34%)
- Xanax (14 people, 6.42%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 6.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rectal Haemorrhage (60 people, 27.52%)
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (35 people, 16.06%)
- Haemorrhoidal Haemorrhage (32 people, 14.68%)
- Diarrhea (23 people, 10.55%)
- Diverticulum (21 people, 9.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa?
Browse all side effects of Pradaxaa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with HaemorrhoidsHaemorrhoids
Could your condition cause HaemorrhoidsHaemorrhoids
Can you answer these questions?
Am a 74 year old man and have been taking Pradaxa for 5 months. Am experiencing severe stomach/ intestinal spasms from time to time, especially after meals. Sudden unexpected sounds can also set them off. There is very little pain involved, just involuntary spams. Very annoying as they are ...
Been on Pradaxa for 6 weeks, but about 2 weeks ago started to get small short burst headaches or head pain. The pain lasts 2-3 seconds and then gone. At first I didn't think much but after 2 weeks its annoying and hope it isn't anything worse. Went to the doc and they said to monitor it but they ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I awakened to terrible pain . I was rushed to the hospital. Emergency colostomy had to be performed immediately or death was imminent. The only change in diet or medication was the addition of Pradaxa several months earlier. HAS THIS HAPPENED TO ANYONE ELSE ?
My father who is a fit 85 year old has been on Pradaxa for about 2 years now. He has developed thrombocytopaenia but his doctor has proceeded to double his dosage. His platelets have dropped further. Any advice?
Is it safe to start taking Omega 3 after I am stable on the Pradaxa 150 mg? Been on it 2 months, am doing well, but need to take Omega 3 for health and depression, can I take both, should I start with 1/2 dose Omega 3 in liquid form?
im 53 , Im a commercial Diver, A skydiver and motorcyclist . Ihave been diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation Ive been on Pradaxa 3 months , i also have joint pain since taking it, I thought it may go away after taking it for a month or two but it hasnt. it hasnt got worse but i cant do the things ...